2,5 Million Citizens Prefer to Travel by Train

million citizens chose to travel by train
million citizens chose to travel by train

Minister of Transport and Infrastructure M.Cahit Turhan stated that 3,7 million passengers received service from airports during Eid al-Adha, 4,1 million passengers preferred by bus and 2,5 million citizens preferred to travel by train.

Turhan, said in a statement, during the holiday of Eid al-Adha, air, land, railroad citizens to carry out intensive work in order to reach their loved ones, he said.

The number of passengers served at the airports during the holidays, domestic lines 1 million 474 thousand 536, 2 million 234 thousand international lines transferring Turhan, 627 million 3 thousand 709 passengers in total service at the airports, he said.

Turhan said that the air traffic of the airports was realized as 10 thousand 113 in domestic lines and 13 thousand 544 in international lines, thus providing services to 23 thousand 657 in total and 7 thousand 280 overpass in the same period.

Stating that the number of passengers receiving service from Istanbul Airport is 248 thousand 613 in domestic lines and 799 thousand 664 in international lines, Turhan emphasized that the total number of passengers is 1 thousand 48. A total of 277 thousand 614 aircraft were served from Istanbul Airport. ”

Density in tourism oriented airports

Turhan stated that during the Eid al-Adha holiday, the passenger traffic of airports for tourism found 474 thousand 108 in domestic lines, 1 million 103 thousand 92 in international lines, and 3 thousand 389 in international flights .

Turhan stated that the total number of passengers served at the airports for tourism has reached 893 thousand 170 at the Antalya Airport. The total number of 110 thousand 319, including 152 thousand 631 at Muğla Dalaman Airport, and 67 thousand at Muğla Milas Bodrum Airport. A total of 926 thousand 127 passengers, including 553 domestic passengers, have received service.

Minister Turhan, Alanya Gazipasa Airport 8 thousand 925 domestic line, 15 thousand 332 thousand in total, including 24 thousand 257 passenger traffic, he said.

N 4,1 million passengers moved by buses ”

Turhan said that the bus companies engaged in intercity passenger transportation during the Bayram holiday carried 270 thousand 670 passengers and carried a total of 4 million 163 thousand 934 passengers.

“The daily average number of trips reached 18 thousand 22, with an increase of approximately 555 by pre-feast times. The number of passengers carried and occupancy rates also increased by approximately 18 per voyage. With the circular issued by our Ministry, 2 thousand 2 services were carried out with the B270 and D670 certified buses allowed for bus transportation and total 4,1 million passengers were transported. ”

Turhan, 515 thousand 532 from Istanbul, 268 thousand 330 passengers from Ankara boarded the bus to travel elsewhere, 366 thousand 246 to Istanbul, Ankara 245 thousand 734 passengers reported.

Turhan pointed out that the proportion of passengers transported according to the population of the province, said that 8 percent of Karabük and Yalova left the city by bus.

Turhan, the bus companies engaged in passenger transport since the beginning of the year, a total of 2 million 982 thousand 683 voyages, and this time, a total of 50 million 804 thousand 3 passengers transported said.

X 3 thousand 864 passengers carried 2,5 million passengers on railway yol

In order to meet the increasing passenger demand during the Feast of Sacrifice on the railways, Turhan said that TCDD Taşımacılık AŞ provided additional total capacity of 31 thousand seats to the high speed trains and conventional trains and additional wagons. added.

Voicing that 292 voyages with YHTs, 150 voyages with conventional trains, thousand 46 voyages with regional trains, 2 thousand 376 voyages with Marmaray and Başkentray, 105 bin on mainline trains, 320 thousand on regional trains, 170 thousand on regional trains and Marmaray and Başkentray, 2,5 million passengers were transported in total.

Minister Turhan, "According to last year's Eid al-Adha, the average daily number of passengers carried by main line trains 19 percent, regional 48 percent and 35 percent increase in YHT'lerdi." He said.

Minister Turhan, thus, a total of 3 thousand 864 passenger train journey, 2,5 million citizens traveled by railways, he said.

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